Macromolecular Proton Fraction (MPF): Quantitative Myelin Mapping Technique for Neuroscience


Software for MPF mapping released
  • Jul 8, 2020, 12:20 AM
  • yarnykh

Users can download the first public version of our software for reconstruction of MPF, T1, R1, and proton density maps from this website.

Scan–Rescan Repeatability and Impact of B0 and B1 Field Nonuniformity Corrections in Single‐Point Whole‐Brain Macromolecular Proton Fraction Mapping
  • Jun 22, 2020, 9:29 PM
  • admin

A new article validating a substantial simplification of the fast MPF mapping protocols: B0 mapping can be omitted in the majority of applications. It also shows that B1 mapping also can be skipped in lower magnetic fields (1.5 T and below).

MS patients’ symptom severity linked to gray matter myelin loss
  • Jun 22, 2020, 8:45 PM
  • admin

An earlier study published in Radiology showed a promise of MPF mapping in multiple sclerosis.